In New Plan, Vietnam Favors Bioproducts

By Vinh Dao Agriculture is the most important economic sector in Vietnam, and more than 70% of the country’s population

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Marrone Enters Distribution Partnership in Vietnam, Cambodia

Key factors driving the rapid adoption of biologicals in Vietnam include pesticide residue problems in agro-products for local consumption, new requirements for Maximum Residue Levels on agro-products imported to the EU and U.S., and a growing number of banned pesticides.

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Vietnamese Government Encouraged to Embrace Ag Innovation

"We call on the government to ensure that crop protection tools are properly assessed through a consistent, scientifically rigorous process in line with internationally accepted methods and standards."

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Syngenta Expands Corn Traits in Vietnam

Corn hybrids containing the Bt11 trait are designed to control the Asian Corn Borer.

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Rotam To Open Vietnam Office

The region has been identified as strategically important for the crop protection firm’s growth.


Arysta LifeScience Launches Rice BioStimulant in Vietnam

The product helps produce more unified flowering, improved flag-leaf health and increased grain-fill, resulting in 10 to 15 percent higher yields.


Arysta Gains Registrations in UK, Vietnam

Arysta LifeScience introduced products to two new markets this week. The company’s Centurion Max herbicide, a 120g/l clethodim emulsion concentrate


Arysta LifeScience Vietnam Launches Website

With a growing presence in Southeast Asia, Arysta LifeScience has launched a website dedicated to its efforts in Vietnam,


Arysta LifeScience Vietnam Launches KASAITM-S Fungicide

Arysta LifeScience Vietnam announced the launch of KASAITM-S 92SC, a broad-spectrum fungicide for control of rice blast and leaf diseases.


Arysta LifeScience Opens Fungicide Formulation Plant in Vietnam

Arysta LifeScience Vietnam opened a new suspension concentrate (SC) formulation plant in Song Than II Industrial Zone, Binh Duong province,


Arysta LifeScience Introduces Cabrio Top in Vietnam

Arysta LifeScience has released Cabrio Top fungicide in Vietnam. A product of BASF, Cabrio Top is a fungicide for use


Sumitomo Chemical Announces Direct Sales Of Crop Protection Products To Vietnam

VIETNAM– Sumitomo Chemical Co. has initiated the direct sale of its line of crop protection products to Vietnamese local dealers,

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Saudi Arabia, Vietnam, Cooperate On Ag

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Citing Vietnamese experience in ensuring food security, Saudi Arabian ministers want to enhance agriculture connections with


Vietnam Allocates $55K For Ag Production

TAY NGUYEN, Vietnam — To improve agricultural production techniques and encourage compliance with Foreign Agriculture Organization of the United Nations’


Dire Drought In Vietnam: Most Severe In 100 Years

HANOI, Vietnam — High temperatures and dried-up rivers are warning signs that Vietnam’s current drought is the worst in 100


Vietnam, Brazil Discuss Ag Cooperation

In a recent meeting in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Vietnamese and Brazilian businesses discussed investment and trade opportunities in


Vietnam To Import Fertilizer Until 2020

VOV News reports that Vietnam spent over US $1 billion on fertilizer and crop protection chemicals imports during the past


Venezuela To Boost Rice Via Vietnamese Method: Less Fertilizer, More Fish

Venezuela has began a project to grow rice using Vietnamese technology, reports Thaindian News. The Vietnamese method, which replaces chemical


China Halves Vietnamese Agriculture Imports, Institutes Import Restrictions

Viet Nam News reports that due to the global economic downturn, China has cut imports of several Vietnamese agricultural products

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